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during the NHL game at Gila River Arena on January 6, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona.

Top 10 NHL Restricted Free Agents 2015

The 10 best Restricted Free Agents of the NHL in 2015.

MONTREAL, QC - MAY 09:  Carey Price #31 of the Montreal Canadiens makes a pad save in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Bell Centre on May 9, 2015 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

Fantasy Hockey Awards

In light of the NHL handing out their awards this week, I thought it was only right that the Fantasy Hockey Awards be handed out as well.


NHL’s 30 in 30: Washington Capitals

For the month of June, Last Word On Sports will be covering each team in our 30 in 30 series. Once a day, we take a look at an NHL team’s past season, what their off-season looks like, and what they could hope to achieve before the start of their 2015-16 season. Everybody wants to get better and improve upon…

NHL: Pittsburgh Penguins at Washington Capitals

Funniest Moments of the 2014-15 NHL Season

“The good ol’ Hockey game, is the best game you can name. And the best game you can name, is the good ol’ Hockey game.” “Stompin’” Tom Connors had it right. The game of hockey is a beautiful thing, and fans across North America and Europe gather around their television monitors every night to watch the sport of hockey. Beautiful…

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 20: Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins scores a goal on Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals during the second period at Verizon Center on November 20, 2013 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

2015 Mount Rushmore of Hockey

In Keystone, North Dakota of the USA, you’ll find one of the most beautiful pieces of artwork known to man. Mount Rushmore, sculpted by artist Danish-American Gutzon Borglum and his son, Lincoln Borglum, is a 60-foot sculpture of the heads of four American Presidents: George Washington (1732-1799), Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826), Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919) and Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865). The entire monument…

NHL: Pittsburgh Penguins at Washington Capitals

Capitals Holtby to Return, Isles Grabovski Close

Goaltender Braden Holtby Set to Return for Game 3 Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby is set to return to the lineup tomorrow night for Game 3 of the Capitals’ series against the New York Islanders, after missing Game 2 due to illness. Philipp Grubauer was recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL) in Holtby’s absence, and led the Capitals to a…


Series Preview: Capitals Versus Islanders

As the regular season has come to an end, Last Word On Sports analyzes every playoff series heading into this week’s action. In the first installment, we take a look at the matchups in five categories: Offense, defense, goaltending, coaching and special teams. We also run down the players to look out for and give our final assessment on how…

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